Admission to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Perelman Building and Rodin Museum will be free all day on Friday, May 18, in honor of International Museum Day. The holiday was created to raise awareness on how important museums are in the development of society. Highlights within the Philadelphia Museum of Art's current exhibits include a collection of British satirical prints, American art from 1910 through 1950 and vintage rock 'n' roll posters. Inside the Perelman Building, visitors can view Jean Shin's large-scale installations made from collected clothing. The Rodin Museum, which is further down the Benjamin Franklin Parkway from the other two museums, contains the largest collection of sculptor Auguste Rodin's works outside Paris. Below are the Friday hours for each museum. If you plan it right, you might be able to check out all three on International Museum Day. • Philadelphia Museum of Art – 10 a.m. to 8:45 p.m.• Perelman … [Read more...] about Admission to Philadelphia Museum of Art will be free on International Museum Day
A tornado watch is in effect through 1 a.m. Sunday in the entire Philadelphia region – from Chester County to Atlantic County, Salem County to Bucks County – according to the National Weather Service. Thunderstorms, expected to move into the region on Saturday night, through 10 p.m. for most areas, will have the potential to produce damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall which could lead to isolated flash flooding and more widespread urban and poor drainage flooding, forecasters said. The threat of severe storms should diminish late in the evening.MORE NEWS: PHOTOS: Glimpse Philly's nearly-completed Rail ParkShowers were moving into Eastern Montgomery County about 6:30 p.m. Saturday, though no thunder was to be heard. From Sunday to Friday, the weather service sees several rounds of showers and thunderstorms from Sunday through Friday. Heavy rainfall totals may occur by the end of the week, with an increasing threat of at least localized flooding. Here's the … [Read more...] about Philadelphia region under tornado watch till 1 a.m. Sunday
Updated 9:34 am, Friday, May 11, 2018 Photo: Tom Gralish, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Khanefah Boozer, right, sits with his attorney Robert J. Levant on Thursday, May 10, 2018, after receiving the largest civil verdict against a city police officer. Boozer, languished in jail while he awaited trial for allegedly firing a gun at Officer Ryan Waltman in 2011. When he finally went to trial in 2014, Waltman testified that Boozer shot at police, and another officer backed up the testimony. Another man testified that he, not Boozer, fired the gun in the air, not at the officer. A jury acquitted Boozer of all the charges. (Tom Gralish/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP) less Khanefah Boozer, right, sits with his attorney Robert J. Levant on Thursday, May 10, 2018, after receiving the largest civil verdict against a city police officer. Boozer, languished in jail while he awaited ... more … [Read more...] about Jury awards $10M to Philadelphia man over wrongful arrest
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Share on Google Plus Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share via Email Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Resize Text Print Article Comments Post Nation by Eli Rosenberg by Eli Rosenberg Email the author May 10 at 9:25 PM Email the author (iStock) A nurse in Pennsylvania has been charged in the death of former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster’s father for failing to provide proper care at the senior living facility where the 84-year-old died, authorities say. Herbert R. McMaster Sr., 84, was found dead in a wheelchair around 7 a.m. … [Read more...] about H.R. McMaster’s father died in a Philadelphia nursing home. A nurse has been charged in his death.
A nurse at a Roxborough senior living facility is now facing criminal charges in the death of Herbert R. McMaster Sr, the father of President Donald Trump's former national security advisor, who died last month after suffering a fall and a serious head injury at the rehabilitation program. McMaster, 84, was admitted to Cathedral Village in Upper Roxborough on April 9 after suffering a stroke. He had an unwitnessed fall on the night of April 12 and was left in the lobby of the facility before his death eight hours later. Prosecutors say Christann Gainey, a nurse at Cathedral Village, failed to administer eight required neurological checks that might have revealed the severity of McMaster's injuries and provided a window of time to save his life. “When a family selects a senior living facility, they do not expect their loved one to be found dead in the lobby of a place that was supposed to be caring for him,” Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said Thursday at a … [Read more...] about Philadelphia nurse charged in death of ex-Trump advisor’s father